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heftig

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heftig (comparative heftiger, superlative heftigst)

  1. violent
  2. passionate
  3. impetuous, impulsive

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GermanEdit

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  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛftɪç/, [ˈhɛftʰɪç]

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heftig (comparative heftiger, superlative am heftigsten)

  1. fierce, heavy, vehement, severe, violent
    • 2012 July 2, Die Welt [1], page 24:
      Heftige Gewitter haben am Wochenende in Teilen Deutschlands erhebliche Schäden angerichtet.
      Severe thunderstorms have caused significant damages in parts of Germany on the weekend.

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Low GermanEdit

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Compare Dutch heftig, English hefty.

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heftig (comparative heviger, superlative hevigst)

  1. fierce, heavy, vehement, intense, strong, hefty

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NorwegianEdit

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  1. intense, fierce, violent
  2. awesome, cool